Former police officer Jose Urena received a sentence of nine and half years in state prison for the 2015 hit-and-run death of JaQuill “Jake” Fields.
A man from East Orange was arrested in a Paterson drug bust on Monday, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.
A city man received a 16-year state prison sentence for distributing child pornography over the internet, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
A former John F. Kennedy High School teacher has been sentenced to three years in state prison for trying to engage in sex with students, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
A dozen new police officers will start their public safety careers by patrolling the city’s commercial corridors beginning next week, providing shoppers a sense of security during the holiday season.
In a pair of meetings focused on strengthening community and law enforcement relations, New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal spoke at the New Roberto Clemente School and the Hani Awadallah School, both in Paterson.
Police officer Roger Then has pleaded guilty to concealing his partner’s assault of a suicidal man at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center.